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Coronavirus COVID-19: In line with national guidance the surgery is no longer accepting requests for face-to-face consultation without a prior on the day telephone call with a clinician. Please phone to book a telephone call. 

Minor Injury Units are based at Camborne/ Redruth Hospital.

Please call 111 to be triaged before attending a Minor Injuries Hospital or visit: https://111.nhs.uk/

There are x-ray facilities available at Camborne/Redruth Hospital.  To access the x-ray service you will need to be referred by your doctor who will provide you with a signed x-ray appointment card and advise you to telephone the x-ray department to book an appointment for your x-ray.  Appointments can be booked between 9am to 8pm, Monday to Friday; and noon to 6pm Saturday, Sunday and bank holidays. 

The West Cornwall Urgent Care Centre based at West Cornwall Hospital in Penzance offers a Nurse Led Service  cover 24 hours a day, 7 days a week  and treats the following conditions:

1. Minor Burns, scalds and injuries.

2. Simple fractures (legs, arms, ankles and wrists). 3. Cuts which require stitching.

4. Chest and urinary infections.

5. Minor falls.

Call NHS 111 for non-emergency health advice (click 'Call 111' blue triangle at the bottom of the page) 

or in case of an emergency 999.

Thank you for your patience and understanding.

Out of Hours
Call 'NHS 111' on 111.

Home Visits
Where possible please try to come to the surgery. If you know you are going to need a visit please telephone in the morning. You will be asked to give a short explanation of the problem so that the doctor can be notified and decide how urgent your request is.

Pharmacists

Dalia Morgenstern

B Pharm 1982; Certificate in Independent Prescribing, University of Bath 2013

Dalia is a Senior Clinical Pharmacist and joined the practice on 1st May 2019

Community Nurses

Community Nurses/District Nurses

This service will be arranged by the doctors or hospital should you require it. When you are allocated a district nurse please ensure you have their contact numbers. The nurses work in specific teams depending on where you live.

Specialist Palliative Care Nurses

Specialist Palliative Care Nurses are attached to the surgery and work closely with the district nursing team.

Health Visitors

A health visitor runs a ‘drop in’ session at Praze on the first Wednesday of the month from 1.30pm – 2.30pm. If you wish to speak to the health visitor, contact the surgery for a telephone number.

Counsellors

Attached Staff

Smoking Cessation Advisor - Michele Stubbs - Michele holds a clinic at Praze, every other Thursday afternoon and will provide you with support and guidance. Michele is happy to contact you by telephone should you be unable to attend one of her clinics.  Please ask Reception for her contact telephone number.

During the current COVID-19 Pandemic,  Michele is holding virtual clinics by telephone.

Nicky Adair

Social Prescribing Link Worker. 

 
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